Review: GSI Outdoors Ultralight Java Drip Pour Over Coffee Maker
Looking for an ultralight solution for delicious, hot coffee on the trail and in the field? Look no further. The GSI Outdoors Ultralight Java Drip pour-over coffee maker has got you covered. Weighing in at less than an ounce, this lightweight piece of gear takes up less space than a candy bar.
Camping at Goshen Pond Campground in the New Jersey Pine Barrens: Review and Opinion
If you are looking for primitive camping in New Jersey, the pine barrens have some of the best wilderness campsites. From the Mullica River Wilderness Campsite to the Goshen Pond Campground these beautiful remote campgrounds offer the basic necessities for your next camping adventure.
Decathlon Quechua MH100, 2-Person Waterproof Camping Tent Field Test, Review, and Opinion
The Quechua MH100 2-Person Waterproof Tent from Decathlon is a cheap camping tent that is waterproof and comfortable. The quick and easy setup makes this tent a great choice for the beginner camper or backpacker. I have personally field tested and reviewed this tent and provided my honest opinion.
My Summertime Destination: Staircase at the Olympic National Park
A captivating camping trip in the Olympic National Park of Washington State. Breathtaking views of the Rain Forest and an afternoon hike to the infamous Staircase Rapids.
The Top 12 Budget Overlanding Gear Picks From Walmart and Amazon
If you're into overlanding with your car, truck or SUV, you know that it can get quite expensive. I'm a low-budget guy that likes to save money without sacrificing comfort. I provide a detailed overview to help you make an informed decision when selecting overlanding gear on your next trip.
What You Need to Know Before Buying a Truck Camper
Before buying a truck camper, evaluate what you're going to be hauling it on. You need to answer several questions about your pickup—like whether or not it can handle the weight and whether the truck bed long enough.
Joovy Gloo Review: Packable Safe Infant Sleeping and Play Space for Beach, Camping, and Travel
Learn how to camp with a baby and help keep the infant safe sleeping in a tent. What is smaller, lighter, and more portable than a pack and play? The Joovy Gloo is the best packable sleeping and play space for a baby while travelling, camping, or out with friends.
A Hidden Gem in South Africa: The Double Mouth Nature Reserve
Did you know that South Africa has many great places to visit? Here is what the visiting experience is like at the Double Mouth Nature Reserve.
Planning Group Camping Menus to Accommodate Dietary Needs
Camping menus should be delicious and nutritious and must take specific dietary needs into account. Scouts and other groups can create menus that meet all these requirements. This article includes guidelines and specific ideas for meals.
7 Often Overlooked Items You Should Have When Camping
There's a lot to remember when packing for a camping trip. Here are 7 items you should definitely have when you leave.
Backpacking Meals DIY: Making Cheap and Easy Meals at Home
Learn how to make your own backpacking meals at home to save money but still get nutritious foods (that are super-light to carry) for the trail. We use both a dehydrator and purchased freeze-dried foods to create some great meals in this guide.
Seven Factors That Determine What You Pay for a Campsite
There are many reasons why people pay more to rent a site in some facilities than others. Knowing what they are can help travelers save money and have better vacation experiences.
10 Things You Need to Know About Roan Mountain State Park
Roan Mountain State Park in Tennessee is a perfect location for people who love to fish or hike. An access point to the Appalachian Trail exists less than 10 miles from the park.
Enwild Review: Is It Legit? Discount Outdoor Gear Site
Enwild is a legit site for discount outdoor gear. It used to be called Backcountry Edge and has always had pretty good deals on brand-name outdoor gear. Read my review of buying outdoor gear from Enwild's website.
Outdoor Games to Play With Your Kids While Camping
Need outdoor camping games to play with your kids that don't involve a phone or a lot of planning? Here's five ideas for keeping your kids from getting bored in the great outdoors.
Glamping at Autocamp on the Russian River and at the Yosemite Autocamp, California
What is glamping like out in California? This outdoor luxury experience in an Airstream includes a shower, toilet and a comfy bed. Here was my experience glamping along the Autocamp sites located on the Russian River and at Yosemite.
Reducing Waste and Protecting the Environment on Camping Trips
How can you reduce your environmental impact while on camping trips? Here are some tips for individuals, families, and scouts and other groups to be good stewards.
What Is Glamping, and What Sets It Apart From Regular Old Camping?
A guide to glamping vs. traditional camping
Winter Camping: How to Stay Warm While Sleeping Outside in Winter
Staying warm while camping or sleeping in winter weather can be easy. Learn how to choose the right sleeping pad, sleeping bag, and clothing along with some quick tricks to keep warm.
The Lamb Street Chronicles (On the Road With the Cackleberry Farmer 2)
The Cackleberry Farmer hits the road again, this time from Murgon to Nanango (SE Queensland, Australia) with a stop at Broadwater on the way home.
A Basic Comparison of Available Hammock Types (In-Line vs. Spreader)
There are two main styles of hammocks, in-line hammocks and hammocks with spreader bars.
Campground Restroom Problems and How to Avoid Them
Campground restrooms are used by a lot of people, and often have some very common problems. A smart camper can get around these problems once they are made aware of how to handle them.